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 Stu Solomon

Profile of Stu Solomon

VP, General Counsel & Chief Risk Officer, iSIGHT Partners
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As a member of the iSIGHT Partners executive team, Stu Solomon is responsible for spearheading the company's efforts to manage operational, legal and reputational risks. Mr. Solomon also leads iSIGHT Partners internal legal team. Previously, Stu led the teams charged with enabling key aspects of the client relationship including: Sales Engineering, Contracts and Legal, Sales Operations and Client Engagement. Stu also led a component of iSIGHT's ThreatService function helping clients better understand the realities of their threat environment. Prior to joining iSIGHT, following a number of Active duty assignments as an Air Force Officer, Stu has served in a series of information security, business continuity and risk and compliance roles while an executive with Bank of America, and as a consultant to Fortune 500 and government entities.
A proud graduate of the United States Air Force Academy, Stu also received his Juris Doctor from Rutgers University and continues to serve as an Officer in the Delaware Air National Guard having been fortunate enough to serve as a Squadron Commander of logistics and communications functions on several occasions.

Articles by Stu Solomon
WebAuthn, FIDO2 Infuse Browsers, Platforms with Strong Authentication
John Fontana, Standards & Identity Analyst, Yubico,  9/19/2018
Turn the NIST Cybersecurity Framework into Reality: 5 Steps
Mukul Kumar & Anupam Sahai, CISO & VP of Cyber Practice and VP Product Management, Cavirin Systems,  9/20/2018
NSS Labs Files Antitrust Suit Against Symantec, CrowdStrike, ESET, AMTSO
Kelly Jackson Higgins, Executive Editor at Dark Reading,  9/19/2018
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PUBLISHED: 2018-09-23
BigTree 4.2.23 on Windows, when Advanced or Simple Rewrite routing is enabled, allows remote attackers to bypass authentication via a ..\ substring, as demonstrated by a launch.php?bigtree_htaccess_url=admin/images/..\ URI.
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PUBLISHED: 2018-09-22
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PUBLISHED: 2018-09-22
An issue was discovered in libsvg2 through 2012-10-19. A stack-based buffer overflow in svgStringToLength in svg_types.c allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact because sscanf is misused.
CVE-2018-17334
PUBLISHED: 2018-09-22
An issue was discovered in libsvg2 through 2012-10-19. A stack-based buffer overflow in the svgGetNextPathField function in svg_string.c allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact because a strncpy copy limit is miscalculated.